2 Men Convicted In Death Of Officer Peter Figoski Get 25 Years To LifeOfficer Peter Figoski was shot and killed as officers interrupted the robbery of a drug dealer in Brooklyn.
Another Guilty Verdict Handed Down In Murder Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiFigoski's mother held her hands over her mouth and cried Wednesday as Kevin Santos, 32, was found guilty of murder.
Lamont Pride Sentenced In Killing Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiDuring the trial, prosecutors said Pride and four others plotted to rob a drug dealer who lived in a basement apartment in Brooklyn, but were interrupted by police.
Co-Defendant In Brooklyn Cop Killer Case To Testify Against Murder SuspectFour detectives who were involved in the manhunt for Det. Peter Figoski's killers testified in the murder trial of Lamont Pride on Monday.
New Evidence Heard In NYPD Cop Killer Trial Defendant Lamont Pride said that he was trying to escape a robbery when he was confronted by a hooded man with a gun in his hand. He said that after a struggle, a shot went off.
Suspects In Shooting Death Of Det. Peter Figoski Plead Not Guilty All five suspect were formally arraigned. Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes said there will be no plea bargains and all five defendants will go to trial.
Commissioner Kelly, PBA President Lynch Remember Slain Officer Peter FigoskiWhen asked how his union and other police officers would respond following such a tragic loss, PBA head Pat Lynch responded, saying they would "step in where Peter would have been" and "try to be the shoulder to cry on."